Appeal after Metro station assault

Police are appealing for information after a fight at Chichester Metro Station in South Shields.

Officers were called to Chichester Metro Station in South Shields around ten o'clock last night (Monday January 14th) after reports that a fight had taken place.

A 25-year-old man was taken to hospital for treatment for his injuries.

A 21-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault and bailed pending further enquiries.

Anyone who witnessed the assault is asked to contact police on 101.